Conservation Icons

Conservation Icons Subscription Series Ticket

Thursday, August 1, 2019 8:00 am - 9:00 am , , ,

The popular Conservation Icons speaker series brings to Walnut Creek renowned thinkers, researchers, and leaders who inspire audiences to think differently about the natural world–and wildlife–around us. This year, Lindsay is offering a subscription ticket for the seven events that will be held at Lindsay Wildlife in 2019-2020. These events are listed below. Events held at the (more…)

October 2019 Conservation Icons: Dr. Laurie Marker, Cheetah Conservation Fund

Sunday, October 13, 2019 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm , , , ,

Hear about the inspirational work of Dr. Laurie Marker, a world renowned cheetah expert, and founder and executive director of the Cheetah Conservation Fund in Namibia. Marker is coming to Lindsay, Sunday, Oct. 13 at 6 p.m. to speak about her efforts to protect these threatened cats. Considered a leading authority on these graceful, intelligent (more…)

November 2019 Conservation Icons: Dr. Jonathan Foley, Project Drawdown

Friday, November 22, 2019 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Age 12+ , , , ,

Hear from world-renowned environmental scientist Dr. Jonathan Foley, on the immediate threat of climate change and what you can do now. Foley is the premier speaker at Lindsay Wildlife’s Third Annual Conservation Icons Speaker Series. A sustainability expert and executive director of the nonprofit organization Project Drawdown, which is committed to ending global warming, Foley (more…)

January 2020 Conservation Icons: Obi Kaufmann

Saturday, January 11, 2020 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm , , , ,

See California’s rivers, lakes, mountains, wildlife and more through the unique visual lens of artist, illustrator and naturalist Obi Kaufmann, author of the bestselling “The California Field Atlas,” and the recently released “The State of Water: Understanding California’s Most Precious Resource.” Kaufmann is one of Lindsay Wildlife’s Conservation Icons and will be at Lindsay 6 (more…)

February 2020 Conservation Icons: Dr. Lisa Tell, UC Davis

Saturday, February 8, 2020 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm , , , ,

Take a peek into the fascinating world of hummingbirds with Dr. Lisa Tell, professor of veterinary medicine at UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine and director of the university’s hummingbird program. Dr. Tell is one of Lindsay Wildlife’s Conservation Icons and will be at Lindsay 6 p.m., Feb. 8, 2020 to speak about these colorful (more…)

March 2020 Conservation Icons: Dr. Carlos de la Rosa

Saturday, March 28, 2020 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm , , , ,

Join Lindsay Wildlife’s Executive Director Dr. Carlos de la Rosa, for “20/20 Vision and the Nature of the Conservation Conversation” at the 3rd Annual Conservation Icons 6 p.m. March 28, 2020. Learn how to begin and sustain critical conversations about environmental stewardship with Lindsay’s own wildlife conservationist and executive director. A biologist, photographer and storyteller, de (more…)

May 2020 Conservation Icons: Richard Neidhardt

Saturday, May 9, 2020 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm , , , ,

Dive into the world of California Condors with condor tracker Richard Neidhardt, director and Pinnacles Condor Fund Chair at the Pinnacles National Park Foundation in Hollister. Neidhardt is one of Lindsay’s Conservation Icons and will be at Lindsay, 6 p.m. Saturday, May 9 for a lively discussion about these fascinating birds. As a volunteer, Neidhardt (more…)